160 Driving Academy is the largest CDL school in the nation. They are the largest supplier of Human Capital to the transportation industry, and the fastest growing vocational school in the country. They offer a four week 160-hour CDL Class A Program with classes beginning every Monday. 160 Driving Academy’s Primary Mission is to conduct the highest quality truck driving training while providing shippers and carriers with consistent quantities of trained students nationwide. Their Secondary Mission is to work at the local, state and national level to create jobs for the unemployed and underemployed. The 1st 160 Driving Academy school opened in July 2012 in Peoria, Illinois. They are licensed in 21 states to perform CDL training. They have job placement that places their students as well as experienced drivers thru our 160 Truckers Network. They are located at 2932 E. Sunshine in the Southern Hills Shopping Center between The Pitch Pizza Bar n Grill and Hallmark and are currently opened Monday through Friday 8a.m. - 4:30p.m. Branch Manager of the location is Jory L. Hardin, has lived in Springfield since 2006, and is eagerly looking forward to helping people develop a life long career.